Tag: Breaking News: Politics

Facebook will keep Trump ban in place

Former U.S. President Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, Florida, U.S. February 28, 2021. Joe Skipper | Reuters Facebook’s independent Oversight Board ruled to uphold the company’s January decision to suspend the Facebook and Instagram accounts of former President Donald Trump. But, the board said, the indefinite timeframe of the […]

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Biden’s new Covid vaccination goal is for 70% of adults to have at least one shot by July 4

President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the COVID-19 response and the state of vaccinations as Vice President Kamala Harris looks on at the South Court Auditorium of Eisenhower Executive Office Building on April 21, 2021 in Washington, DC. Alex Wong | Getty Images President Joe Biden on Tuesday will announce his administration’s latest goals in […]

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U.S. to restrict travel from India effective May 4 amid massive Covid surge

People wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) carry the body of a person who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), during a mass cremation, at a crematorium in New Delhi, India April 26, 2021. Adnan Abidi | Reuters The Biden administration will restrict travel from India as that country grapples with a gigantic surge in coronavirus […]

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Federal search warrant executed at Rudy Giuliani’s NYC apartment

Rudolph Giuliani, attorney for President Donald Trump, arrives for a news conference at the Republican National Committee on lawsuits regarding the outcome of the 2020 presidential election on Thursday, November 19, 2020. Tom Williams | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images Federal investigators executed a search warrant Wednesday at the Manhattan apartment of Rudy Giuliani, […]

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Biden to unveil $1.8 trillion plan for children and families — here’s what’s in it

U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the administration’s coronavirus disease (COVID-19) response outside the White House in Washington, U.S., April 27, 2021. Kevin Lemarque | Rueters President Joe Biden on Wednesday will pitch Congress on $1.8 trillion in new spending and tax credits aimed toward children, students and families, senior administration officials said. Biden […]

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House to vote on DC statehood bill that faces long odds in the Senate

The House on Thursday is poised to pass a bill that would make Washington, D.C., the nation’s 51st state, a prospect that advocates call a long overdue equal rights milestone and critics decry as a naked political power grab. The proposal, backed by President Joe Biden and leaders in both chambers of Congress, is expected […]

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Justice Department sues Trump ally Roger Stone and wife over alleged $2 million in unpaid taxes

The Department of Justice on Friday sued Roger Stone, the loyal former advisor to ex-President Donald Trump, alleging he and his wife owe nearly $2 million in unpaid federal taxes and other fees. The lawsuit accuses Stone and Nydia Stone of using an “alter ego” company in an attempt to “shield their personal income from […]

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New Jersey high school wrestling coach is CEO of $100 million firm that owns one deli

He’s a legend in New Jersey high school wrestling – and a mystery in the stock market. Paul Morina, the principal of Paulsboro, New Jersey, High School, is listed in financial records as the president, CEO, CFO and more at a Nevada-incorporated company whose stock is trading at levels that give it a valuation more […]

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Prince Philip, husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, dies at 99

LONDON — The House of Windsor has lost its patriarch. Prince Philip, the Greece-born royal who as the husband of Queen Elizabeth II was the longest-serving consort to a British sovereign, died Friday. He was 99. “His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle,” the royal family announced. “Further announcements will be […]

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Tiger Woods was speeding as fast as 87 mph before car crash, cops say

Tiger Woods was speeding as fast as 87 mph — or more than 45 mph faster than the legal speed limit — before his SUV crashed in late February in southern California, badly injuring the golf legend, police said Wednesday. Woods’ vehicle, a 2021 Genesis GV80 SUV, was going an estimated 75 mph when it […]

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